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January 17, 2013

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Selena Gomez and Vanessa Hudgens Gone Bad in First 'Spring Breakers' Trailer

January 17, 2013 16:08:15 GMT


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The first trailer for upcoming drama movie "Spring Breakers" has finally arrived courtesy of MTV News. The video gives a preview at a completely different side of "Wizards of Waverly Place" star "Selena Gomez and "High School Musical" actress Vanessa Hudgens.

The two former Disney darlings, along with their equally foul-mouthed, party-loving pals Rachel Korine and Ashley Benson, are parading their hot bods in skimpy bikinis. They even showed up in a courtroom hung over and clad only in the skimpy swimsuits.
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Eva Longoria Pictured Having Nip Slip on Red Carpet at Golden Globe After-Party


January 17, 2013 15:15:10 GMT


Eva Longoria survived the main event of Golden Globe Awards without having any wardrobe malfunction, but she was not that lucky when coming to the Warner Bros./In Style party post the show. She showed more than she intended in her deep-plunging dress.

The 37-year-old Latina beauty wore the same black Emilio Pucci gown with a large slit up the leg and a keyhole cutout on the front bodice to the two events. She accidentally flashed her right breast when posing on the red carpet of the after-party.
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French Montana Premieres 'Tic Toc' Music Video Ft. Trina

January 17, 2013 09:10:08 GMT


Moroccan rapper French Montana dropped the music video to his "Tic Toc" track, featuring rapper and model Trina. The song is a cut from his mixtape "Mac & Cheese 3" released in November 2012. Montana is currently working on his "Excuse My French" album, slated for an April 16 release.

The clip shows Montana in a black-and-gold-accented white hoodie, partying and busting his rhymes as Trina sings "tic toc, tic toc" in the background. He immediately gives out the hook at the onset of the song, "Shorty a** acting with a attitude / Yea baby, I ain't mad at you / Watch a young n***a ball / You know I'm getting money like a clock on the wall / Talking tic tic toc toc tic tic toc toc /Tic tic toc, b***h tic toc / Shorty ass acting with a attitude /Go ahead baby, I ain't mad at you."
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'American Horror Story: Asylum' Finale Preview: Lana Comes Clean About Her Lie

January 17, 2013 08:53:30 GMT


"American Horror Story: Asylum" will wrap up its 13-episode run next week. Having lived a comfort life as a successful author as seen in the penultimate episode, Lana will finally come clean about a lie she has made for over forty years in the season finale.

After turning her back on her promise of taking down Briarcliff, she will lead the charge to finally shut down the facility, but her life could be in danger once again as Johnny sets out to complete his father's work. Meanwhile, an investigation may lead the officials closer to the person responsible for the murder of at least five people.
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First Look at Josh Gad as Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak in 'jOBS'


January 17, 2013 08:24:45 GMT


How Josh Gad will look like as Steve Jobs' Apple partner Steve Wozniak in "jOBS" has been revealed in new stills from the upcoming biopic. Coming out via USA Today, the images show Gad along with Ashton Kutcher as the titular character. Rocking long curly hair, Gad is seen rising his thumb while posing with Kutcher in one pic. In another one, meanwhile, he is seen busy on his working table with the Apple co-founder.

In preparation to portray Wozniak, Gad admitted that he studied "literally hundreds" of footage featuring the visionary computer engineer. Adding that he also took programming courses to get into the character, the "1600 Penn" star said, "This was literally outside my wheelhouse. I felt like I was going to college."
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Samuel L. Jackson Remixes Taylor Swift's 'We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together'

January 17, 2013 08:19:53 GMT


Samuel L. Jackson remixed Taylor Swift's "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" on his recent appearance on London's Capital Radio. The "Django Unchained" star did a foul-mouthed introduction to Swift's latest break-up song live on British radio. It's reminiscent of the time Jackson parodied Nicki Minaj's "Beez in the Trap" and when he narrated the audiobook version of "Go the F*ck to Sleep".

The impromptu song number was brought on by a lady listener, who called in the radio station to ask Jackson to give a shout out to her boyfriend, but was instead treated to Jackson's curious rendition. Jackson's expletives on the sweet track, spoken with a straightforward delivery made for a harsher and entertaining version.
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Video: 'Parenthood' Star Erika Christensen Defends Scientology

January 17, 2013 08:10:38 GMT


Erika Christensen addresses false stories about Scientology. "One, that we are some kind of closed group. Two, that we are the Hollywood religion and three, that we worship rabbits," so the "Parenthood" star says of three big misconceptions about the church.

Sitting down with her co-star Joy Bryant on her web-series "Across the Board", the Julia Braverman-Graham depicter fiercely denies outrageous claims against the church. "If I had to sum it up, the goal of Scientology is giving the person back to themselves. Like, your own power of choice," she explains.
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Britney Spears Signs $200 Million Las Vegas Residency Contract


January 17, 2013 07:39:52 GMT


After a tough week of calling off her engagement with fiance Jason Trawick and ending her one-year stint as a judge on the popular reality singing competition show "The X Factor (US)", Britney Spears quickly bounced back in a big way by inking a whopping $200 million deal to perform live in Las Vegas. She has reportedly signed a two-year contract with Caesar's Palace, but an official statement from Spears' camp is yet to be released.

Although Caesar's Palace is worried that Spears won't register as much as her predecessors in the Vegas box office, she is expected to make up for the lack of universal appeal with the publicity surrounding her celebrity-hood. Hopefully, she will generate major returns for the city while she headlines Vegas.
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Kara DioGuardi to Become a Mom via Surrogate

January 17, 2013 07:38:20 GMT


Composer and record producer Kara DioGuardi is going to be a mother soon. The former "American Idol" judge is expecting her first child with builder husband Mike McCuddy via a surrogate. The couple has already picked out a name for their unborn baby boy, Greyson James Carroll McCuddy, whom they are expecting to be born within the next few weeks.

DioGuardi has experienced difficulty in getting pregnant since her 2009 marriage to McCuddy, which she revealed via her 2011 memoirs "A Helluva High Note". She admitted to undergoing three unsuccessful rounds of IVF while she was on her judging stint on "Idol" before finally deciding to use a gestational surrogate to bring about the pregnancy.
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Terror Is Spread in First Teaser for Horror Anthology 'S-V/H/S'

January 17, 2013 07:31:11 GMT


"S-V/H/S" spreads terror via its very first teaser before the horror film heads to the upcoming Sundance Film Festival. The creepy promo video sees real-footage of a family on a birthday celebration, when suddenly things get ugly as an unknown being ruins the occasion. Tons of random scenes are also mixed in the video, which ends with a blood-soaked man driving a car before a creature gets in through the car window.

A sequel to last year's Sundance hit, "V/H/S", the upcoming film focuses on two private investigators who break into a missing student's abandoned house and find another collection of mysterious VHS tapes. In viewing the horrific contents of each cassette, they realize there may be terrifying motives behind the student's disappearance.
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Mindy Kaling and B.J. Novak Will Return for 'The Office' Series Finale

January 17, 2013 07:30:57 GMT


As "The Office" cast are filming the last episodes of the show, details of the series finale are unveiled. According to TV Guide, at least two familiar faces will return to make final appearance on the show in the one-hour finale, and they are Mindy Kaling and B.J. Novak.

Kaling and Novak left the show at the end of season 8, but reprised their roles as Kelly Kapoor and Ryan Howard respectively in the season 9 premiere. Zach Woods will also return as Gabe in an upcoming episode.
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Lena Dunham Confronts Howard Stern During Radio Call Over His 'Little Fat Girl' Comment

January 17, 2013 07:28:34 GMT


Lena Dunham is a good sport about Howard Stern's "little fat girl" comment he made on his radio show. Fresh off her double victory at the Golden Globe Awards, the "Girls" actress called in to "The Howard Stern Show" Wednesday, January 16. While she accepted his apology, she made sure to get her point across about his one particular comment.

"I don't even know where to begin with all of this," an apologetic Stern began. "The reason I felt so awful was because when Perez Hilton wrote his article, he told half the story. ...I started to compare you to Woody Allen ... the whole thing came together for me." He additionally said, "I was thinking out loud. That's what I do, I just kind of ramble on."
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Jennifer Lawrence Is Played Off in 'Saturday Night Live' Promo

January 17, 2013 06:47:03 GMT


Jennifer Lawrence pokes fun at awards season in "Saturday Night Live" promo for the upcoming episode. After winning Best Actress prize at the Golden Globes, she nabs a hosting stint on the NBC show only to get played off onstage when she's about to deliver her acceptance speech.

In another skit, Jason Sudeikis tries to "drop some of this winter weight" Bradley Cooper-style by wearing a plastic vest, but he doesn't know that he has to run to make it work. The "SNL" regular also gives advice to the actress, but she correctly guesses that he quotes a line from Wesley Snipes' movie "Passenger 57".
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Report: Warner Bros. Wants to Reboot Steven Spielberg's 'Gremlins'

January 17, 2013 06:34:29 GMT


Following recent trend to reboot popular film franchises, Warner Bros. Pictures reportedly wants to resurrect its 1984 hit movie "Gremlins". Breaking the news is Vulture, which states that the studio is negotiating with Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment to remake the horror comedy pic.

Words are, the negotiation has been taking place for years. However, closing a deal with Spielberg was not that easy since it "always proved too daunting a financial prospect". Besides, his creative involvement would be required if the studio wants to reboot the film. Still, Vulture's sources claim that the project "might just actually come off this time."
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Juelz Santana Takes the Blame for Slow-Moving Dipset Reunion Album

January 17, 2013 06:27:30 GMT


After Harlem-based hip-hop group The Diplomats had split up a few years ago due to artistic disagreements, they got back together in 2010 after its founding members, Cam'ron and Jim Jones announced the end of their feud, promising fans a second "Diplomatic Immunity" sequel. However, it's now 2013 and Dipset have yet to release their new album to be produced by rapper/record producer Dr. Dre. Hip-hop recording artist Juelz Santana, who joined the group in 1999, is owning up to the delay.

"The stagnation was me for a minute once we decided to get back," Santana admitted to MTV News, while he was promoting his newly-released "God Will'n" mixtape. "We did the 'Salute' record. We put it out. We linked back up as brothers because more than anything we weren't speaking. A lot of people they were just concerned about the music."
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Lindsay Lohan's Father Denies Ever Saying His Daughter Is a High Class Escort


January 17, 2013 06:24:30 GMT


Michael Lohan never said Lindsay Lohan was a hooker. The father previously caused a buzz on the internet when Star magazine claimed he gave an interview saying her daughter, who's widely known for her financial and legal problems, was working as a high class escort.

As the story run by Star magazine made its round in the internet, MiLo told TMZ, "By absolutely NO MEANS did I ever make such a statement ... EVER!" He added, "Sure, Lindsay and [other celebs] make personal appearances and get paid for it! Sure, she and they get paid to go to birthday parties and other occasions! But for sex? Are you kidding me?"
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Chris Tomlin Gets First No. 1 Album on Billboard 200

January 17, 2013 06:03:35 GMT


Christian rocker Chris Tomlin scores his first no. 1 album in the Billboard charts this week with "Burning Lights", reaching the top of the list with 73,000 records sold, and also topping the Christian Albums chart. Tomlin's debut into the top 10 this week is the biggest sales week for any Christian or gospel act since Casting Crowns' "Come to the Well" debuted at no. 2 back in November 2011 with 99,000.

It is also Tomlin's best sales frame since his 63,000 sales of his "Glory in the Highest: Christmas Songs of Worship" album around Thanksgiving 2010. "Burning Lights" is only the fourth Christian album to ever reach the top of the charts, following "Eye on It", which became the first Christian album in 15 years to reach the no. 1 spot last year.
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Jennifer Lopez Applauds Ben Affleck for His Golden Globe Win, Wants an Oscar for Herself

January 17, 2013 05:59:03 GMT


Jennifer Lopez was among those who were cheering for Ben Affleck at the 2013 Golden Globe Awards. To Ellen DeGeneres, she said she gave him a standing ovation when he was announced as Best Director for his work in "Argo". She gushed, "I was really happy for him."

"It was a great movie," J.Lo sang praise for her ex-fiance on "The Ellen DeGeneres Show". "They were really hard on us in the press when we dated back in the day. On movies and things like that. So it was a nice moment. It was nice to see him have that moment."
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'American Idol' Premiere: Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj's Bickering Starts Early on the Show

January 17, 2013 05:01:50 GMT


"American Idol" season 12 was officially kicked off on Wednesday, January 16 when its first episode aired on FOX. As soon as the cameras captured the judges, Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj couldn't help taking jab at each other, although it's mostly light-hearted.

The two female artists argued about Nicki's hat during which Mariah said she'd have brought her dog if she knew "accessories" were allowed. The "My All" singer was accused of mocking the raptress, but Mariah insisted, "I was admiring the hat!"
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Jennifer Lawrence Explains 'I Beat Meryl' Speech at Golden Globes


January 17, 2013 04:45:23 GMT


Jennifer Lawrence is accused of dissing Meryl Streep with her "I beat Meryl" comment at the 2013 Golden Globes last Sunday night, January 13, but the "Silver Linings Playbook" star insists she did not do such thing. "It was a quote from 'First Wives Club'," she explained to David Letterman.

"I was like, 'is that what this turned into? I don't like Meryl Streep?' " the actress said. "As if I've had my eyes on getting that girl forever and I was like, 'Finally! I knew it would happen one day!' " She furthermore uttered, "I wanted to make a public statement, like: 'Hey idiots, it's a quote. From a movie.' "
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Russell Crowe Calls Zack Snyder's Take on 'Man of Steel' Very 'Complicated and Complex'

January 17, 2013 04:21:30 GMT


Zack Snyder's upcoming "Man of Steel" will feature a complicated take on Superman, according to Russell Crowe. The actor playing the Supes' Kryptonian father, Jor-El, in the June release recently took time to share just how impressive the superhero movie would become.

"It's very complicated, it's very complex," Crowe told Reelz. Of what differs this new Superman to the previous versions, he said, "I don't think anybody has really tried to get into the psychology of what it must be like to be Superman and what people would really respond like in a modern society if somebody like that just popped up."
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Brian De Palma to Direct Al Pacino as Joe Paterno in 'Happy Valley'

January 17, 2013 03:54:09 GMT


Veteran director Brian De Palma will reunite with his "Scarface" actor, Al Pacino, for his next project. Deadline reports that the original "Carrie" director is set to team up with Pacino in a Joe Paterno biopic to be called "Happy Valley".

The story will be based on bestselling book "Paterno" by Joe Posnanski with Dave McKenna approached to pen the script. The project will be produced by Edward R. Pressman and Pacino's manager Rick Nicita.
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Syfy Cancels 'Alphas' After Two Seasons, Stars Tweet Farewell

January 17, 2013 03:32:50 GMT


Another show has come to an end. A day after Lifetime pulled the plug on "Drop Dead Diva" which has aired four seasons, Syfy announced on Wednesday, January 16 that it canceled "Alphas" after two seasons.

"Syfy has decided not to renew Alphas for a third season," the network said in a statement. "We've been proud to present this entertaining, high-quality series for two seasons and to work with an incredible ensemble of talented actors, producers and creatives as well as our partners at BermanBraun Television. We'd like to thank the show's dedicated regular viewers for their tremendous support."
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Pitbull and Flo Rida to Headline 'Rolling Stone Live' Super Bowl Party

January 17, 2013 03:24:45 GMT


Pitbull and Flo Rida are set to headline the "Rolling Stone Live" Super Bowl party on February 1 at the Bud Light Hotel in New Orleans. Rapper Nick Cannon, who hosts of the popular TV reality talent competition "America's Got Talent", will also be joining the two hip-hop superstars as the night's DJ.

It is the Rolling Stone's second time to stage the Super Bowl party, which debuted successfully last year by featuring electronic dance music duo LMFAO, hip-hop artist Lupe Fiasco, rap/rock group Gym Class Heroes and dance-pop band Cobra Starship. This year's party will be staged at the Wyndham Riverfront Hotel, which will be branded as the Bud Light Hotel over the Super Bowl weekend in reference to the event's main sponsor.
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Shakira Goes Semi Nude to Unveil Pregnant Belly, Hosts Virtual Baby Shower

January 17, 2013 02:59:04 GMT


Shakira proudly shows off her baby bump in a semi-nude photo with her soccer player beau Gerard Pique. The proud mom-to-be shares a black-and-white photo that sees her baring her pregnant belly while her shirtless partner flaunts his beefed up chest as he holds her tummy. "The countdown begins!" so Shakira writes on her Facebook along with the adorable pic.

She then explains the purpose of the image as she invites everyone to take part in a very special virtual baby shower hosted by UNICEF. "And we'd like to invite you to participate in our world baby shower joining efforts with UNICEF. http://uni.cf/baby," she adds.
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Kim Kardashian Won't Show Baby Birth on TV

January 17, 2013 02:44:25 GMT


Although her pregnancy will pretty much be part of "Keeping Up with the Kardashians", Kim Kardashian hints that fans won't see her giving birth on TV. The girlfriend of Kanye West tells MTV that the cameras will be off during the process, saying, "I'm going to keep that private."

Kim's decision not to film the monumental moment is in contrary to her sister Kourtney Kardashian's. The mother of two was featured on E!'s reality show when she gave birth to her son Mason and daughter Penelope.
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Ed Sheeran to Record Sophomore Album While on Taylor Swift Tour

January 17, 2013 02:29:10 GMT


After a very successful 2012 for Ed Sheeran as his debut album "+" got him his first-ever Grammy nod for Song of the Year for "The A Team", two Brit Awards nominations, and the big break to tour with country music superstar Taylor Swift, the British singer-songwriter is not resting on his laurels and is already busy working on his next album. However, it won't be released until next year since he'll be busy on the road for Swift's "Red" tour.

"I've got around 26 songs for the next record, and I've got another nine months on the road to keep writing as well, so the record's definitely on his way," Sheeran told Billboard. "I can tell you it will probably come out in February 2014, and I'm gonna be recording and writing it over the whole Taylor tour," which kicks off in Omaha, Nebraska on March 13.
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Sarah Jessica Parker Won't Appear in 'Lovelace' Final Cut After All

January 17, 2013 02:17:47 GMT


Sarah Jessica Parker won't appear in "Lovelace" after all. Entertainment Weekly breaks the news that SJP, who's expected to play iconic feminist Gloria Steinem, doesn't make it to the final cut of the Linda Lovelace film.

Just a few days before the biopic is screened at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, directors Rob Epstein and Jeffrey Friedman confirm to EW that Parker's character is not needed after all. Thus, her scenes will end up on the cutting room floor.
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'Diff'rent Strokes' Actor Conrad Bain Died, Co-Star Todd Bridges Is 'Deeply Saddened'


January 17, 2013 02:06:00 GMT


Conrad Bain, who is known for his lead role of Phillip Drummond on sitcom "Diff'rent Strokes", has passed away. The actor died Monday, January 14 of natural causes in his hometown of Livermore, California, where he had been living at a retirement home in the last few years.

Bain's daughter Jennifer told TMZ, "He was an amazing person. He was a lot like Mr. Drummond, but much more interesting in real life. He was an amazing father." The Canadian-born star was 89 years old and was going to turn 90 this coming February 4.
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Matthew McConaughey Hides From His Dark Past in First 'Mud' Trailer

January 17, 2013 01:40:38 GMT


A first trailer for Jeff Nichols' new drama "Mud" has been debuted. It sees Matthew McConaughey hiding from his dark past by living in a stranded boat on a tree. One day, two young boys find him and slowly but sure they become friends.

Things get complicated when the kids find out that Mud hides something from his past and the authorities are looking for him. Reese Witherspoon is also featured in the trailer, playing McConaughey's lover. They, however, don't even share a single screen time in the video.
 
 
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